Duffield Parish Council

Serving the people of Duffield

Duffield Cemetery Lodge

Assistant Clerk: Jackie Clements
Cemetery Lodge, 43 Hazelwood
Road, Duffield, Belper
Derbyshire DE56 4DQ

News

Help wanted! Duffield Fireworks Display at Eyes Meadow - 4th November 2022

Help wanted! Duffield Fireworks Display at Eyes Meadow - 4th November 2022

Due to the sad loss of Jane Terry, the Parish Clerk, the Parish Council had initially come to the reluctant conclusion that we would not be able to stage the fireworks this November.

However, all is not lost: The DCA has very kindly offered to step in and stage the event on Friday 4th November, so the event will still go ahead... provided the DCA finds some volunteers to help. Volunteers will be needed... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Sep 2022 13:51 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community, events

Vacancy - Parish Clerk - Closing date 13th October 2022

VACANCY FOR PARISH CLERK - PROPER OFFICER (Part time)

Following the untimely death of our Parish Clerk Jane Terry, a vacancy for a new Parish Clerk has become available.

Duffield Parish Council needs a driven and enthusiastic Parish Clerk. Working from the Parish Council's offices at Cemetery Lodge, Hazelwood Road, Duffield, the Clerk will be responsible for achieving the vision of the Council.

Duffield... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Sep 2022 10:30 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News, vacancies

HM Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

HM Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

The Parish Council is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Royal Family and those throughout the world whose lives she touched. It was a remarkable reign of more than 70 years of dedicated duty to her country and a steadfast presence throughout a period of considerable change in which she appointed fifteen Prime Ministers.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Sep 2022 21:04 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News

Full Council meeting 7th September cancelled

Please be aware that, due to the sad loss of Jane Terry, the Parish Clerk, this meeting has been cancelled.

The next Full Council Meeting will be held at the Weston Centre on 2nd November 2022.

Please direct all correspondence to be considered for the agenda to Jackie Clements, Assistant Clerk at assistantclerk@duffieldparishcouncil.gov.uk

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2022 16:08 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Meetings, News

Autumn at the Weston Centre - news and events

Autumn at the Weston Centre - news and events

Don't miss some fantastic events to be held at the Weston Centre in Duffield this Autumn.

Find out more about what's been happening at the Weston Centre by reading the newsletter and the poster attached below, and contact the Weston Centre on 01332 840349 or emma.admin@westoncentre.org.uk to buy tickets or for more information.

Or find out more on the Weston Centre's website: www.westoncentre.org.uk... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2022 12:25 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community, events

Jane Terry - Parish Clerk

It's with great sadness we have to announce the death of Jane Terry, our Parish Clerk. Jane had been suffering with cancer.

We ask that you please be understanding should you need to contact the Parish Council at this time while we come to terms with the loss of Jane. Thank you.

Posted: Fri, 19 Aug 2022 11:56 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community

Movies in the Meadow - West Side Story CANCELLED

We are truly sorry to have to cancel this event, due to take place on Saturday, owing to poor ticket sales.

Anyone who has bought a ticket will be refunded in due course, we have been advised that this may take up to ten days.

Our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Posted: Wed, 17 Aug 2022 14:21 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community

Duffield Calendar photography competition - enter now! Closing date extended to 15th August

Duffield Calendar photography competition - enter now! Closing date extended to 15th August

Don't forget to get your entries in to the Duffield Community Calendar competition - the closing date has been extended for a final time to the 15th August 2022, so if you were thinking about entering but hadn't quite got around to it, there's still time.

The calendar competition was launched when Milford photographer Ashley Franklin, who has produced a Duffield calendar for a number of years, decided... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Jul 2022 15:32 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community, events

Don't miss "Peter Pan" at Eyes Meadow, this Sunday 10th July!

Don't miss "Peter Pan" at Eyes Meadow, this Sunday 10th July!

We've booked the Theatre Company, the food stalls and the weather - so all you need to do is turn up to watch the fantastic Peter Pan, by J.M. Barrie, at Eyes Meadow this Sunday, 10th July. Tickets can be booked in advance by clicking this link, or can be purchased on the day, subject to availability. We will be able to take cash or card payments on the gate.

Peter Pan was first performed by Illyria... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 17:06 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community, events

Snake Lane Weir project to begin 21st July - find out more

Snake Lane Weir project to begin 21st July - find out more

A project to bring wild salmon back into the heart of Derbyshire for the first time in over a century will begin in Duffield in July. The weir at Snake Lane on the River Ecclesbourne will be replaced by a series of stone rapids, making miles of good breeding habitat accessible to salmon, which have been returning via the Rivers Trent and Derwent in recent years.

The project, a partnership between the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Jul 2022 15:34 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community

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